Maintenance Assistant

Campus Living Villages, UK

We are recruiting for a full time Maintenance Assistant to join our small and friendly team in our McMillan student Village in Greenwich, SE8

Job details:

Working hours: 40 hrs a week, 5 out of 7 days between 8.00am and 8.00pm


  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing with service
  • Day off for your birthday
  • Bupa Cash Plan Membership
  • Group Life Assurance
  • Group Personal Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme

The purpose of the role is to provide quality and cost-effective maintenance and caretaking services which do not require the immediate attention of a tradesperson. This may include to:

  • Perform reactive joinery maintenance such as lock repairs, door hanging, hinge replacement, fixing noticeboards
  • Perform reactive plumbing maintenance such as tap washers, toilet seat replacement, tightening leaking joints
  • Perform minor electrical maintenance that does not involve wiring, such as changing lamps, replacing fuses and resetting of MCBs or RCDs (where trained)
  • Perform painting and decorating tasks
  • Perform regular inspections of resident apartments and complete inspection checklist
  • Be the first point of contact for staff and students with problems regarding access to buildings and problems with equipment
  • Clean external grounds and car parks as requested.
  • Assist with internal cleaning if required.
  • Be available for on-call services outside of normal working hours as directed by the Facilities Manager

To be successful you will need to have:

  • Basic maintenance skills in a variety of disciplines
  • Familiarity with Fire and Health and Safety procedures (Essential)
  • Ability to use relevant tools and equipment (Essential)

To apply, please send your CV and Cover Letter to stating position reference number 2020-07.

We look forward to receiving your application 

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